To enter the market in the MENA region (Middle East & North Africa), Shoe retailer Deichmann SE has entered into a long-term partnership with Azadea Group. The opening of the first store on the Arabian Peninsula under the Deichmann brand, the company said, is scheduled for 2019 in Dubai. "We are aiming […]

The Springs, a 350,000 square foot retail and leisure park at Thorpe Park Leeds, has officially opened, featuring fashion retailers H&M, Next, TK Maxx, River Island and Outfit. Owned by UK and international real estate developer Scarborough International Properties in a joint venture with Legal and […]

Sustainable fashion brands are gaining market share, but considered designer alternatives are still not fully tapping into the eco conscious consumer. While there is an increase in shoppers looking for sustainable and considered fashion, there is a clear need to educate shoppers to make the connection, […]

American department store chain Sears, called the “Amazon of the 1930s” by CNBC, is struggling to stay afloat in today’s retail landscape. The company’s stock dropped by 32 percent this week, now just worth 59 cents per share. Ten years ago, shares of Sears traded for up to 144 dollars. CNBC reported […]

Style and lifestyle brand Hush is launching a series of regional pop-ups in London and Leeds to celebrate its autumn/winter 2018 collection by offering its consumers a unique offline experience. The pop-ups will feature the brand’s new styles, allowing consumers to try on pieces from the autumn/winter […]

While augmented reality and virtual reality are believed to revolutionize the retail landscape, a new research conducted in the UK shows otherwise. Conducted by Censuswide and payments provider Klarna, which signed a worldwide deal with H&M this week, the study revealed 4 in 5 UK shoppers are not interested […]

There’s no way around it: high street retailers need to be on social media these days. But it doesn’t suffice to have an online presence: they must successfully engage followers to turn them into loyal customers. Which UK fashion retailers are nailing social media marketing? Retail search marketing […]

Fast Retailing has entered into a strategic global partnership with Daifuku, a material handling systems company, to “reform and improve logistics” and to build the world’s most advanced automated facilities with the aim of full automation in the brand’s Japanese and overseas warehouses. “The two companies […]

The Institute of Textiles and Clothing (ITC) of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is launching a store to provide fashion students with hands-on experience on how to run a retail space. Simply called “Store”, the shop offers clothing items from 20 local designer brands, some of which were […]

Swedish fast fashion giant H&M is expanding its presence in Latin America. The brand unveiled its first store in Uruguay last Saturday. Located in the country's capital, Montevideo, the new shop was so highly anticipated that 1,000 customers queued in front of it, waiting for the doors to open.“We have […]

читать детальнее на сайте